Jesse joined the City of Houston straight out of college following a bachelor’s degree in political science. Working as an assistant in the mayor’s office, Jesse got to see the political machine turn first-hand, inspiring him to pursue an MBA from the University of Houston. His focus has been on improving government operations ever since.
Jesse works with the Finance Department to improve the City of Houston's processes. He spends much of his time helping employees troubleshoot problems, as well as attending meetings with the mayor, city council, directors, and city departments. Jesse also coordinates the city's Lean Six Sigma training program and organizes Hackathons within the greater Houston community.